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DSS Detention : Bawa Heads to Court

The embattled former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has sued the Department of State Services, DSS, for his continued detention without trial since June 14, 2023. In the suit filed at the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court for the Enforcement of Fundamental Rights, brought by one Barrister […]Continue Reading

DSS Frees Former EFCC Chairman, Bawa

Abdulrasheed Bawa, the former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has been released after spending over 3months in the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS). The DSS, through its Director of Public Relations and Strategic Communications, Peter Afunaya, announced Bawa’s release late on Wednesday. Bawa’s arrest came immediately after Continue Reading

Protest in Osun Poly over School Closure

By Adenitan Akinola Some students of the Osun State Polythecnic Iree, Thursday afternoon stormed the state Secretariat Abere in protest of the closure of their school. The Students numbering about one hundred moved from Olaiya flyover through OgoOluwa to the State secretariat singing solidarity songs. At the State Secretariat, an attempt to force their way […]Continue Reading

DSS Quizzes Ex- EFCC Chair, Bawa        

The suspended Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, is being interrogated by operatives of the Department of State Services over his activities in the anti-graft agency. The Spokesman for the DSS, Dr Peter Afunanya, confirmed the invitation and arrival of Bawa at the secret police for the probe in a […]Continue Reading

DSS Confirms Emefiele’s Arrest

The Department of State Services, DSS, has finally confirmed that Godwin Emefiele, the suspended Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria,CBN, is in its custody. The official confirmation of the whereabout of Emefiele was contained in a press release by the Public Relations Officer, DSS, Peter Afunanya, PhD fsi. The DSS spokesperson further stated that […]Continue Reading

Just in: DSS Arrests Emefiele

Suspended Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, has been arrested by the Department of State Security Services, DSS.The news of Emefiele arrest was made now on Bayo Onanuga Twitter page @aonanuga1956.According to reports, the DSS apprehended Emefiele, shortly after his suspension by President Bola Tinubu on Friday evening.Following his suspension, Emefiele Continue Reading

EFCC Releases Doyin Okupe

The former Director-General (DG) of the Labour Party Presidential Campaign Council (PCC), Doyin Okupe, said he has been released by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Lagos. One of Okupe’s lawyers, Tolu Babaleye who spoke to newsmen on the subject matter, on Thursday, said the DSS asked him to provide court processes where […]Continue Reading

DSS Raids Tukur Mamu’s Kaduna Residence

Operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS have raided the Kaduna residence of the arrested terrorists’ negotiator, Tukur Mamu.   Mamu, who is the lead negotiator between terrorists and passengers kidnapped from a Kaduna-bound train in March, was arrested in Egypt on September 6, 2022.  In a statement, DSS Spokesman, Peter Afunanya, Continue Reading

Owo Church Attack: Defence Hqr Confirms Arrest of Additional Two suspected Attackers

The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said two additional suspected terrorists linked with the Owo attack have been arrested. The Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, had during a meeting with media executives and editors on Tuesday announced the arrest of some suspected terrorists including the mastermind of Owo attack. In a statement on Thursday, […]Continue Reading

DSS Warns Applicants against Fraudsters

The Department of State Services has urged Nigerians to be wary of fraudsters, saying the service was currently not recruiting. The DSS spokesperson, Peter Afunanya, in a statement on Friday, stated that the service does not recruit online, nor does it sell job application forms or demand money from job seekers before recruiting. The statement […]Continue Reading
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Àjọ ọ̀tẹlẹ̀múyẹ́ DSS, ti sọpé ó seese kí ìwà ìjínigbé, ìsekúpani àti ìdigunjalè pọ̀si lásìkò pọ̀pọ̀sìnsìn ọdún tawàyí. Agbẹnusọ àjọ ọ̀hún, ọ̀mọ̀wé Peter Afunanya tó sèkìlọ̀ náà níbi ìpàdé oníròyìn nílu Abuja, wá rọ àwọn ọmọ ilẹ̀ Nàijírìa láti joyè ojú lalákaàn fi sọ́rí ní gbogbo ìgbà. Ọmọwe Afunanya kò sài rọ àwọn ọmọ ilé […]Continue Reading